àr

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ár (slaughter), from Proto-Celtic *agros, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eǵro- (hunt); compare Greek ἄγρα (ágra, hunt).

Noun[edit]

àr m (genitive and plural àir)

  1. slaughter, carnage (more severe than marbh).

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